Rocket Dollar Knowledge Base

What can I do with a Rocket Dollar account?

You can invest in almost anything you want. You are no longer limited to just stocks and bonds!

Opening a Rocket Dollar account is easy. Simply click our “Sign Up” button in the upper left corner of the webpage, enter your name and email and create an account. A verification email will be sent to your inbox. Once you verify the email you’ll be able to sign back in and we walk you through our two products and which would best serve your financial needs. The entire process will take about 2 minutes. Or, if you’d prefer, just give us a call at 1-855-ROCKET-D

Here are some popular self-directed retirement investments

  • Single or Multifamily Rental Property
  • Precious Metals
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Undeveloped Land
  • Mineral Rights (Oil and Gas)
  • LLC
  • LP
  • C-Corp
  • General Partnership
  • Joint Venture
  • Real Estate Loans
  • Business Loans
  • Purchase
  • Timber Deeds
  • Crops
  • Cattle/Livestock Certificates
  • Race Horses and Competition Animals
  • Stocks
  • Bonds
  • Mutual Funds
  • Certificates of Deposit
  • And More!

According to the IRS, the law does not permit IRA funds to be invested in...

  • life insurance
  • collectibles (stamps, cars, art...)
  • S-Corporation stock.

See our list of prohibited transactions for more information.

If you invest your IRA into a restricted investment, the amount invested is considered distributed in the year invested and you may have to pay a 10% additional tax on early distributions.